List Of States In India With Capital & Foundation Date

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List Of States In India With Capital & Foundation Date

Name All The States Of India (28 States)

India is the world’s seventh largest nation and also the second most populous. In southern Asia, it lies. It is renowned officially as the Republic of India. It is governed by a form of government which is parliamentary. It’s really hard to run a big country from one location. Thus, the Indian Constitution grants the central government the right to form states as it feels necessary. The List Of States In India is mentioned in this article.We should know about the states and capitals of India as responsible people. As the General Awareness Questions, the states and the capitals are very commonly asked in a number of competitive exams conducted throughout the world. As follows, the 28 Indian States and their capitals with founded dates & Language are.

List Of States In India With Capital & Foundation Date

S.No States Name – (Language) Capital Founded on
1 Andhra Pradesh – (Telugu) Hyderabad (Proposed Capital Amaravati) 1 Nov. 1956
2 Arunachal Pradesh – (English) Itanagar 20 Feb. 1987
3 Assam – (Assamese) Dispur 26 Jan. 1950
4 Bihar – (Hindi) Patna 26 Jan. 1950
5 Chhattisgarh – (Hindi) Raipur 1 Nov. 2000
6 Goa – (Konkani) Panaji 30 May. 1987
7 Gujarat – (Gujarati) Gandhinagar 1 May. 1960
8 Haryana – (Hindi) Chandigarh 1 Nov. 1966
9 Himachal Pradesh – (Hindi) Shimla 25 Jan. 1971
10 Jharkhand – (Hindi) Ranchi 15 Nov. 2000
11 Karnataka – (Kannada) Bengaluru (formerly Bangalore) 1 Nov. 1956
12 Kerala – (Malayalam) Thiruvananthapuram 1 Nov. 1956
13 Madhya Pradesh – (Hindi) Bhopal 1 Nov. 1956
14 Maharashtra – (Marathi) Mumbai 1 May. 1960
15 Manipur – (Meiteilon (Manipuri)) Imphal 21 Jan. 1972
16 Meghalaya – (English) Shillong 21 Jan. 1972
17 Mizoram – (Mizo, English & Hindi) Aizawl 20 Feb. 1987
18 Nagaland – (English) Kohima 1 Dec. 1963
19 Odisha – (Odia) Bhubaneswar 26 Jan. 1950
20 Punjab – (Punjabi) Chandigarh 1 Nov. 1956
21 Rajasthan – (Hindi) Jaipur 1 Nov. 1956
22 Sikkim – (English) Gangtok 16 May. 1975
23 Tamil Nadu – (Tamil) Chennai 26 Jan. 1950
24 Telangana – (Telugu & Urdu) Hyderabad 2 Jun. 2014
25 Tripura – (Bengali, English & Kokborok) Agartala 21 Jan. 1972
26 Uttar Pradesh – (Hindi) Lucknow 26 Jan. 1950
27 Uttarakhand – (Hindi) Dehradun (Winter)
Gairsain (Summer)
9 Nov. 2000
28 West Bengal – (Bengali) Kolkata 1 Nov. 1956

 

List of the Indian Union Territories Languages and Capitals

Union Territories Names – (Language) Capital Founded on
Andaman and Nicobar Islands – (Hindi & English) Port Blair 1 Nov. 1956
Chandigarh – (English) Chandigarh 1 Nov. 1966
Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu – (Gujarati, Marathi, Konkani & Hindi) Daman 26 Jan. 2020
Delhi – (Hindi) New Delhi 9 May. 1905
Jammu and Kashmir – (Kashmiri, Dogri, English, Hindi, Urdu) Srinagar (Summer)
Jammu (Winter)
31 Oct 2019
Lakshadweep – (Malayalam & English) Kavaratti 1 Nov. 1956
Puducherry – (Tamil) Pondicherry 1 Nov. 1954
Ladakh – (Ladakhi, Purgi, Hindi, English) Leh 31 Oct 2019

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List Of States In India – FAQ

Question 1  : How many languages are there in India?

At present, the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution specifies 22 languages

 

Question 2  : What are the 22 languages in India?

Assamese, Bengali, Bodo, Dogri, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri, Konkani, Maithili, Marathi, Malayalam, Meitei (Manipuri),  Nepali, Odia, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Santali, Sindhi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu are the 22 languages in India.

 

Question 3 : Which state has more languages in India?

Nagaland is the most linguistically diverse state in India.

 

Question 4 : Which state is least linguistically diverse in India?

Kerala is least diverse state in India language-wise.. How many states are there in India?

 

Question 5 : How many states are there in India?

 There are a total of 28 States in India as of November 2020.

 

Question 6 :  How many states and union territories are there in India?

There are 28 states and 8 union territories in India at present.

 

Question 7 : Which Union territories was merged in January 2020?

Daman and Diu is merged with Dadar and Nagar Haveli.

 

Question 8 : Which state has been bifurcated to make union territory?

Jammu and Kashmir is bifurcated into Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh Union Territories.

 

Question 9 : What is the Capital of India?

New Delhi is the capital of India.

 

Question 10 : Who is the head of Union Territory?

 Lieutenant Governor is the head of the Union Territory.

 

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